Getting on the River
If you want to fish but forgot your boat, don’t fret; head to Clements Fishing Barge (below Lock and Dam 8; 608.689.2800). Park at the lot just south of the power plant, walk across the highway (carefully), and raise the orange flag; a boat will come get you. Boats usually run on the hour but will make a special trip to get you, if needed. Just bring a fishing license, a fishing pole, tackle, and bait.
**Looking for more places to visit along the Mississippi River? Check out Road Tripping Along the Great River Road, Vol. 1. Click the link above for more. Disclosure: This website may be compensated for linking to other sites or for sales of products we link to.
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